102 Iroquoian Traditions / Brad Bonaparte, Kent R. Lyons, Mike McDonald.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 28, 1992.
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
The Submuloc show/Columbus wohs : a visual commentary on the Columbus quincentennial from the perspective of America's first people / curated by Jaune Quick-to-See Smith ; selected writings by Charlotte DeClue ... [et al.]
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs Search this
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
This accession consists of publicity records documenting Columbus Quincentenary programs at the Smithsonian Institution. Materials include correspondence and memoranda;
news articles, press releases, and newspaper clippings; media kits and press conference information pertaining to the program "Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the
New World" and the "Symposium of the Americas"; advisory committee meeting minutes; event planning information; symposium lecture papers; photographs of Carlos Fuentes; and
speech by Robert McCormick Adams, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution.
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies Search this
3.03 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Latin America -- Civilization
Spain -- Civilization
Central America -- Civilization
North America -- Civilization
This accession consists of materials created by the Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies and its predecessor, the Office of Folklife Programs, 1978-1991,
for the Smithsonian Institution's Columbus Quincentenary program, which marked the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's first landfall in what would become the Americas
on October 12, 1492. The unit facilitated three symposia for the program: "Seeds of the Past: A Quincentenary Symposium" (1988); "Seeds of Commerce: Cultural and Economic
Exchange in the Caribbean" (1989); and "Seeds of Industry: Transformations of Indigenous Technology in the Americas" (1990). Materials include correspondence and memoranda;
brochures; clippings; press releases; audiotapes; images; articles; resumes; lecture notes; site maps; posters; budget files; meeting agendas and notes; and other related
materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service Search this
22 cu. ft. (22 record storage boxes)
This accession consists of records that document the organization, design, and promotion of exhibits. Major exhibitions represented include Ocean Planet, Seeds
of Change, and Tropical Rainforests: A Disappearing Treasure. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, planning documents, exhibit proposals, research notes
and materials, letters of agreement, floor plans, releases, itineraries, contracts, exhibition booking agreements and contracts, object loan agreements, packing instructions,
budgets, object lists, label copy, press releases, press kits, catalogues and other published materials, education kits, videos, scripts, label copy, condition reports, newspaper
clippings, clippings, and installation and object photographs, slides, and transparencies. Some materials are in elecctronic format.